Board Openings

Allamakee County Assessor’s Office

is looking for a candidate to fill a position on the Allamakee County Board of Review. The Board of Review meets annually to review assessment appeals during the month of May. Rare occasions may require the months of June, July, October, and November.

Members are appointed by the Allamakee County Conference Board to six year terms. Duties include, but are not limited to; conducting hearings, property inspections, and acting on assessment appeals as needed on an annual basis.

Preferred Credentials: Iowa code requires the Board of Review to generally consist of persons with real estate, farming, construction, or architectural backgrounds. Familiarity with Iowa assessment laws is also helpful. Preference in appointment will be given to a male/female to better provide for gender equity on the board as required by Iowa Law.

Interested persons should mail or bring a letter of interest in serving on the Allamakee County Board of Review to the Allamakee County Assessor’s office from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday –Friday addressed to:

Ann Burckart, Allamakee County Assessor

110 Allamakee St

Waukon, IA 52172

Letters of interest must be received by September 3, 2021



Females encouraged to apply

Applications due September 24, 2021


The following Boards/Commissions for Allamakee County have openings or a term is expiring.  If you have an interest in applying for appointment or reappointment to any of these Boards/Commissions, please contact the Auditor's office for an application or print the application on the County website (  Applications are due to Auditor's office at 110 Allamakee St, Waukon, by September 24, 2021. *Females encouraged to apply. Gender balance is a required goal for many County appointed boards and commissions.


BOARD/COMMISSION                   TERM                    FROM                   OPENINGS/TERMS EXPIRING

Historic Preservation Comm.      3 yrs      NOW – 09/2023                                                2

                                                              3 yrs      10/2021 – 9/2024                                      1


Planning & Zoning Comm.**      5 yrs      NOW -  9/30/2025                                                   1

                                              5 yrs      10/1/21 – 9/30/2026                                                1


Zoning Board of Adjustment** 5 yrs      NOW - 12/31/2025                                                       1

**Members must live in Unincorporated area

Board/Commission Application